Saturday, April 20, 2024

‘That is my dwelling’ – a 13-year-old vlogger’s life in Gaza


Even earlier than the present struggle, kids within the Gaza Strip had lived by way of a number of rounds of combating between Palestinian armed teams and Israel.

In 2021, the BBC featured a lady referred to as Nadin Abdullatif in a report.

Now 13, she has change into a preferred vlogger on Instagram and has been describing what has occurred to her and different kids through the struggle.

Nadin’s older brother, Ahmed, was killed in an Israeli air strike simply as she and her household have been pressured to flee their dwelling within the Rimal neighbourhood of Gaza Metropolis. They’ve since been displaced to Rafah.

In Gaza, greater than 23,350 folks – principally ladies and youngsters – have been killed, based on the Hamas-run well being ministry, because the struggle started within the aftermath of Hamas’s 7 October assaults on southern Israel.

In these assaults some 1,300 folks have been killed – primarily civilians – and about 240 others have been taken hostage.

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